JOHNSTOWN — KISER – Florence C., 91, Johnstown, died Oct. 30, 2012, at Select Specialty Hospital. Born Feb. 14, 1921, in Johnstown, daughter of the late Louis and Katherina (Debelack) Bizjack. Preceded in death by husband of 70 years, Milford M. Kiser; brothers, Nicholas and Frank Gabrovsek; and sisters, Mary Kramer, Ann Perchin, Josephine Bizjack and Louise Glovach. Survived by children, Catherine, married to Joseph Ripper, Croydon, Pa.; Bernard E., married to the former Donna Jo Deyarmin, Windber; and Donna M., married to Chris Mock, Windber; and grandchildren, Julie Osbaldeston, Christina Hagy, Bernard E. Kiser Jr., Daniel Kiser, Kevin Kiser, Kayla Conrad, Lee Phillips, Vanessa Conrad and Tristan Mock. Also survived by great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter. Florence enjoyed hunting, fishing and traveling with her husband; playing pinochle; going bowling; being with her family; and going to casinos. At the request of the family, there will be no public viewing. Friends are invited to a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Father Derek Fairman, officiating. Burial, Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Arrangements in care of Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 1521 Frankstown Road, exclusive provider of “Veterans and Family Memorial Care.” Condolences may be made at HindmanFuneralHomes.com.
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